Sony, the developer and manufacturer of PlayStation game consoles, and Discord, one of the world’s most popular gaming communications platforms, announced close collaboration on Monday. The platform previously appeared on console interfaces, but the now-announced alliance may override any previous attempt, as this time Sony also acquired an unspecified minority stake in Discord.
yesterday Attention It does not yet provide many details about the collaboration, however, from the fact that the development of the integration will not be completed until early next year, it can be concluded that simple brands may not be the background. Just three years ago, Discord and Microsoft clapped their hands, making it possible to link Discord accounts to Xbox accounts. The cooperation just announced is likely to go further.
According to rumors that began in March, Microsoft was to pay $ 10 billion for Discord, as it would have been the perfect complement to the gamer’s increasingly popular chatting platform, an increasingly expanded video player company. Additionally, the company can include Discord in its Nitrót Game Pass subscription, which offers premium service, including larger file downloads, multiple icons, and HD screen sharing.
That deal ultimately failed, and it left Discord, an independent company with more than 140 million users, and Reuters According to what he said from the inside, the listing plan is now on the table.